SHTF – “Making an Inventory List” and “Stocking Procedure & Dating”

Let’s hit the road running, ok?  This is an “Open Thread”. “Supply Inventory List” – Let’s start with making a simple “Supply Inventory List”. This should consist of Water, Food and Medications. For that matter – everything. You need to know what you have in order to have it when you need it. “Water / Sanitation” – For example: You’ll need 1 gallon of water, per person, per day, just to stay alive. Three days is about the max anyone can go without being critically dehydrated. If you don’t have a ready source, you’ll have to stock it. A camper’s ceramic purifier … Continue reading

Turkey Warns of Syrian Intervention to Protect Ancient Tomb

VOA News / Middle East March 27, 2014 ISTANBUL — Turkey has warned it will take any necessary steps to protect the Suleyman Shah tomb in Syria if it comes under attack. The tomb, which is protected by Turkish soldiers, is located in the city of Aleppo in Syria near the Turkish border and Ankara considers it to be Turkish territory. Turkey’s political leadership has reacted strongly to a threat made by the radical group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria or ISIS, to attack the Suleyman Shah tomb protected by Turkish soldiers in Syria. Tensions recently have been on … Continue reading

Announcing Our New “SHTF” Survival Column – coming soon…

Hey, Folks; After much encouragement, it’s been concluded that there’s a need, and a desire, for a “SHTF” Survival Column. For the convenience of our readership, it’ll be posted each and every Sunday for the next several weeks (or until we’ve exhausted the topic), beginning on Sunday, March, 30th. This will be an “open forum”, much like our “Open Thread Thursday”, but, instead, it will be focused on the aspects of survival facing all of us, whether for general emergency preparedness or should a dreaded “SHTF” scenario befall us. In light of the current economical and political upheavals facing us, … Continue reading

Jordanian King Vows to Protect Jerusalem

Abdullah II says Amman will stand up for Arab population in holy city, calls for peace deal to uphold Jordan’s interests.   The Times of Israel March 26, 2014   Jordan’s King Abdullah II said his country will protect Jerusalem and stand up to “Israeli violations,” in a speech to the Arab Summit in Kuwait Tuesday.     Abdullah’s speech to the Arab League Summit in Kuwait came as tensions between Israel and Jordan have bubbled up over demands by Knesset lawmakers that Israel impose sovereignty over the Temple Mount. Jordan “will work to help Jerusalem’s Arab population stay on … Continue reading

BREAKING: Idaho governor signs emergency legislation nullifying all future federal gun laws

Source: Ben Swann TV Mar 22, 2014 BOISE, March 21, 2014 – On Thursday, Idaho Governor Butch Otter (R) signed a bill, which would effectively nullify future federal gun laws, by prohibiting state enforcement of any future federal act relating to personal firearms, a firearm accessories or ammunition. S1332 passed the house by a vote of 68-0 and the senate by a vote of 34-0. Alaska and Kansas have also passed similar laws. Erich Pratt, Director of Communications for Gun Owners of America, cheered the governor’s action. “By signing this nullification bill into law, Idaho has joined an elite class … Continue reading

Ukraine Sets Deadline for Militias to Surrender Illegal Guns.

The New York Times MARCH 20, 2014 KIEV, Ukraine — In an effort to stabilize Ukraine and extend its authority, the interim government has set a deadline of Friday for turning in the illegal firearms that are now carried openly by so-called self-defense groups in Independence Square, the politically important plaza in the center of the capital. The order was seconded on Thursday by the French ambassador to Ukraine, Alain Rémy, who said the disarmament of the militias that helped overthrow the former government is a central requirement for the European Union to begin disbursing financial aid, along with the … Continue reading

I Don’t Think ‘Pissed’ Really Covers It…

~This came as a “forward” in my e-mail today and I thought I should share it. It reflects what many of us already think of our “glorious” leadership; political parties, notwithstanding… Received: March 20, 2014 Ms. Myers doesn’t mince words or “sugar coat” them! She is quite perceptive of the corruption infesting Congress – and of the rest of the federal government. Some serious “house cleaning” is necessary and too long delayed! Dave, I think she is pissed off? Alan Simpson, the Republican Senator from Wyoming calls senior citizens the Greediest Generation as he compared “Social Security ” to a Milk … Continue reading

Neurologist Warns Aluminum in Chemtrails Could Cause “Explosive Increase in Neurodegenerative Diseases”

Chemtrails, Nanoaluminum, and Neurodegenerative and Neurodevelopmental Effects   By Russell L. Blaylock, M.D.   On August 23, 2012, Dr. Baylock wrote: The internet is littered with stories of “chemtrails” and geoengineering to combat “global warming”; and, until recently, I took these stories with a grain of salt. One of the main reasons for my skepticism was that I rarely saw what they were describing in the skies. But over the past several years I have noticed a great number of these trails and I have to admit they are not like the contrails I grew up seeing in the skies. … Continue reading

IRS Al Qaeda Surprise

~When will we get off our asses and stand up to this invasion? This is not a joke or a hoax or something that’s happening somewhere else. It’s HERE and happening NOW. Right in front of our eyes and yet, nothing is being said OR done about it. With fascists and MB islamists permeating nearly every seat of our government, from top to bottom, we don’t stand a chance unless put a stop to this NOW!!! Unless we stand up and take back the House and Senate, ridding both of the leftist vermin this November, the fascists will have their … Continue reading

35 Countries Where the U.S. Has Supported Fascists, Drug Lords and Terrorists…

As the situation in Ukraine continues to fester, a handy history guide — from A (Argentina) to Z (Zaire) Source: Lankaweb March 17th, 2014 The U.S. is backing Ukraine’s extreme right-wing Svoboda party and violent neo-Nazis whose armed uprising paved the way for a Western-backed coup. Events in the Ukraine are giving us another glimpse through the looking-glass of U.S. propaganda wars against fascism, drugs and terrorism. The ugly reality behind the mirror is that the U.S. government has a long and unbroken record of working with fascists, dictators, drug lords and state sponsors of terrorism in every region of … Continue reading

CAIR Forms New Coalition Seeking Greater Clout in U.S. Elections

( Ten U.S. Islamic organizations have come together to form a new umbrella group to serve as a “representative voice” for American Muslims, and one of their first tasks will be to carry out a census of the community. Other focus areas for the new U.S. Council of Muslim Organizations (USCMO), according to speakers at the body’s launch in Washington on Wednesday, include enhancing Muslim political engagement and participation in forthcoming elections, civil rights issues, combating “Islamophobia” and having an impact on U.S. foreign and domestic policy. Participating organizations include high-profile groups that have been dogged by controversy, such as … Continue reading

The World On The Brink

Event Horizon Chronicle These are an extremely pivotal few days from the standpoint of international political economy and the Ukrainian crisis. Last minute diplomatic talks in London between Russia and the USSA over the Ukrainian crisis failed on Friday, and USSA Secretary of State, John Kerry, has delivered an ultimatum to Russia — if the outcome of the Crimean referendum on Sunday is not to the liking of the USSA government then Washington, DC and its European allies will take a series of further, serious, unspecified, retaliatory measures on Monday. These threatened measures are widely expected to include a range … Continue reading

East Turkestan: Increased Deportation Of Uyghurs Following Railway Station Killings‏

Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization Chinese authorities are deporting large numbers of ethnic minority Uyghurs back to East Turkestan from the south-western Chinese province of Yunnan. The same is happening in other Chinese cities. There have been indications that Chinese cities have stepped up measures targeting Uyghurs on the basis of their ethnicity since the killings on March 1 2014. Human rights activists condemn the tendency towards enforced ethnic segregation. Below is an article published by the Radio Free Asia. Authorities in the southwestern Chinese province of Yunnan are deporting large numbers of ethnic minority Uyghurs back to the troubled region … Continue reading

Half Shekel Coin from the Temple Mount

City of David – Published at: 3.12.14 “For the first time in 2000 years, we have archaeological finds from the Temple Mount.” So began my discussion with Gabriel Barkay, a veteran archaeologist with extensive experience, who has made numerous important discoveries.  Dr. Barkay won the Jerusalem Prize for Archaeology in 1996 and is one of the most important experts on archaeology in Jerusalem. Rubble from the Temple Mount “For over 150 years there have been archaeological excavations in Jerusalem, but without even one find from the Temple Mount”, says Dr. Barkay. Finding archaeological remnants from the Temple Mount only began … Continue reading

Temple Mount Connected to Coming Blood Moon Tetrads

Source: Christian Newswire CRANE, Mo., March 10, 2014 Authors claim tension over Temple Mount, coming Tetrads on Jewish Feast days connected to end-times prophecy. With recent developments throughout the Middle East and especially those surrounding Israel, many church leaders have increasingly felt the need to clearly put into perspective the potential prophetic ramifications of what may be unfolding today. Speaking with the world’s most respected prophecy scholars, a heightened sense of awareness exists involving global events that seem, to some, torn from the pages of apocalyptic literature. “Something is in the wind,” noted prophecy expert Tom Horn says. He points to … Continue reading

Palestinians Complain to UN Over Jews on Temple Mount

Sunday, March 09, 2014 |  Israel Today Staff The Palestinian Authority’s mission to the United Nations last week filed an official complaint over a growing Jewish presence on and claims to Jerusalem’s Temple Mount. Riyad Mansour, the PA’s observer at the UN, said that regular visits to the Temple Mount by Jewish worshippers and Israeli officials were “provocative” and could further enrage the entire Muslim Arab world. Mansour took special exception to the Israeli Knesset’s recent discussions about fully extending Israeli sovereignty over the Temple Mount, which is Judaism’s holiest site. The Palestinian official insisted that such action would violate … Continue reading

The Ides of March: A Few Little-Known Facts

Source: PolicyMic The term Ides comes from the earliest Roman calendar, which is said to have been devised by Romulus, the mythical founder of Rome. Whether it was Romulus or not, the inventor of this calendar had a penchant for complexity. The Roman calendar organized its months around three days, each of which served as a reference point for counting the other days: Kalends (1st day of the month) Nones (the 7th day in March, May, July, and October; the 5th in the other months) Ides (the 15th day in March, May, July, and October; the 13th in the other … Continue reading

Palestinians and the Temple Mount

Sunday, March 09, 2014 | Israel Today Staff   Palestinians Complain to UN Over Jews on Temple Mount The Palestinian Authority’s mission to the United Nations last week filed an official complaint over a growing Jewish presence on and claims to Jerusalem’s Temple Mount. Riyad Mansour, the PA’s observer at the UN, said that regular visits to the Temple Mount by Jewish worshippers and Israeli officials were “provocative” and could further enrage the entire Muslim Arab world. Mansour took special exception to the Israeli Knesset’s recent discussions about fully extending Israeli sovereignty over the Temple Mount, which is Judaism’s holiest … Continue reading

Ukraine Appeals to the West as Crimea Turns to Russia

Reuters – March 11, 2014 Ukraine’s government appealed for Western help on Tuesday to stop Moscow annexing Crimea but the Black Sea peninsula, overrun by Russian troops, seemed fixed on a course that could formalize rule from Moscow within days. With their own troops in Crimea effectively prisoners in their bases, the new authorities in Kiev painted a sorry picture of the military bequeathed them by the pro-Moscow president overthrown two weeks ago. They announced the raising of a new National Guard to be drawn from volunteers among veterans.The prime minister, heading for talks at the White House and United Nations, … Continue reading

Confrontation in Ukraine as Diplomacy Stalls

SEVASTOPOL/KIEV Mon Mar 10, 2014 7:06pm EDT   (Reuters) – A pro-Russian force opened fire in seizing a Ukrainian military base in Crimea on Monday and NATO announced reconnaissance flights along its eastern frontiers as confrontation around the Black Sea peninsula showed no sign of easing. Ukrainian activists trying to cross into Crimea to show solidarity with opponents of last week’s Russian military takeover there said they were halted by men in uniforms of the now outlawed riot police. One of these fired at close range, hitting a man in the chest, apparently with rubber bullets. With diplomacy at a … Continue reading